Final report of PANA Committee: extracts from the vote and illustrative shots
Event date: 13/12/2017
During the EP plenary session (11-15 December 2017) in Strasbourg, MEPs vote on recommendations to stamp out practices enabling tax evasion and optimisation, as exposed by the “Panama Papers”. Wrapping up 18 months’ work, the PANA committee calls for better regulation of financial intermediaries, better protection of whistle-blowers and a single definition of tax havens. Statement by Jeppe KOFOD (S&D, DK), Co-rapporteur. The results are: 492 in favour, 50 against, 136 abstentions. Ilustrative shots of newspaper headines, woman reading news papers.